Hole Punch Fine Motor Activity
This post contains affiliate links. See my Disclosure Policy for details. This Hole Punch Fine Motor Activity was inspired by my craft punches. My kids love to use/play with my craft punches. We use them a
Cross Phase Planning - Nursery and Reception
Whether it is Nursery and Reception or Reception and Year 1 together – cross phase working and planning can be a HUGELY positive experience for children but if it is done 'properly'
Dough Gym Week - Funky Fingers
Dough Gym is a very effective programme for children who really need to work on their upper body and gross motor development, but there may well be children in our setting who need more focused input…
Pumpkins and Golf Tees
After seeing this "pumpkin hammering" activity on the 'blogosphere' several times, I decided to try it out in our yard. We set out two pumpkins, four small wooden mallets, and a TON of golf tees. The children REALLY enjoyed this activity and they were very successful at pounding the tees into the pumpkins. They even branched out and pounded tees into our giant pumpkin and ornamental squash (oops!). It was a fantastic skill building activity for all the children in our program (ages 2-5)…